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PUBLISHED ARTICLES (for working paper version of the published papers, please visit my SSRN page)

“Investigating the Impact of Historical Factors on the Present Level of Income Inequality in the United States” (forthcoming, Journal of Income Distribution)

Multidimensional Human Opportunity Index (with Shabana Mitra) Social Indicators Research. vol 130, Issue 2, January 2017: 523-535

Estimating the elasticity of growth in the US using the generalized means of income Social Indicators Research. Volume 129, Issue 3, October, 2016: 95-112

On persistent poverty in a rich country (with Jenny Minier and Jim Ziliak) Southern Economic Journal. Vol. 81, Issue 3. January, 2015: 653-678

An exercise to evaluate an anti-poverty program with multiple outcomes using program evaluation  Economics Letters, Vol. 122, No. 2. 

February, 2014: 365-369

Childhood neighborhood conditions and the persistence of adult income Regional Science and Urban Economics Vol. 43, No. 4. July, 2013: